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H.R. 1569: To amend title 28, United States Code, to add Flagstaff and Yuma to the list of locations in which court shall be held in the judicial district for the State of Arizona.

Sponsor and status

Tom O’Halleran

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 26, 2019
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Mar 6, 2019
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 9, 2019

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 9, 2019.

Law
Pub.L. 116-40
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

President Signs OHalleran Bill into Law, Federal Court Access to Expand to Flagstaff, Yuma
    — Rep. Tom O’Halleran [D-AZ1] (Sponsor) on Aug 9, 2019

House Unanimously Passes Bill to Improve Court Access in Arizona
    — Rep. Greg Stanton [D-AZ9] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 10, 2019

Chairman Nadler Statement for Markup of H.R. 1569
    — Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] on Jun 12, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 1569 will be negligible.

History

Mar 6, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 12, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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Jul 9, 2019
 
Reported by House Committee on the Judiciary

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Jul 10, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 25, 2019
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 9, 2019
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1569 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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